RHEL 6.x swap space requirements

RedHat have changed the recommended swap space requirements for RHEL 6.x over 5.x.

  • Systems with 2 GB of ram or less require a minimum of 2*ram of swap space
  • Systems with 2 GB to 8 GB of ram require a minimum of ram size of swap space
  • Systems with 8 GB to 64 GB of ram require a minimum of ram/2 of swap space
  • Systems with 64 GB of ram or more require a minimum of 4 GB of swap space.
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